WISER to Co-Sponsor Illinois Green Alliance Drawdown Summit at Kaplan Institute

summit.jpgDate: Tuesday, September 24
Location: Kaplan Institute, 3137 South Federal Street 

WISER will co-sponsor the Illinois Green Alliance Drawdown Summit, “Scaling Climate Solutions in the Built Environment,” on Tuesday, September 24 at Kaplan Institute.

Students and faculty are invited to attend FREE OF CHARGE the opening keynote address (8:30–9:30 am) featuring Paul Hawken, author of the New York Times Best Selling Book, Drawdown—The Most Comprehensive Plan Ever Proposed to Reduce Global Warming.

NOTE: Student and faculty registration for the free keynote address IS REQUIRED at:

WISER also has 10 faculty passes to attend the full-day Summit program free of charge. Please contact Peg Murphy, WISER Assistant Director, directly (ext. 76881 or murphym@iit.edu) by no later than Friday, September 20, if you are interested in attending the full-day Summit at Kaplan Institute. Additional workshops are available off-campus on Wednesday, Sept. 25.

View full Summit program and keynote biography at:


WISER Director Hamid Arastoopour will provide opening remarks and WISER Faculty Affiliate Mohammad Heidarinejad (CAEE) will serve as a Summit program panelist.